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endured white knuckle days the economy tanking, debating along the way, should i keep my money in? do i take it out? dave ramsey travels across the country giving financial advice, he has 5 million radio listeners a week, a giant voice urging boomers near the bottom of the market -- telling them keep their money in. a lot of people think if they take it out they can time the market. >> we were standing in the street corners screaming when everything was going down, don't pull your money out, the only person that gets hurt on a roller coaster are those that jump off. >> reporter: a study says two-thirds of americans plan to delay retirement, rosemary just retired when the market began to drop. she stayed the course on on track, now giving tips to other boomers. but the advice her husband dividend, keeping their 401(k)s. >> he wanted to pull everything out, i hoped it would come back, we decided to leave it there and hope it would come back. >> reporter: who was right? >> theoretically i was, but it's come back about 75%. >> reporter: and look at this tonight, our business unit crunching
more trucks, she says it's not a leap that the economy is chugging along. trucking, in fact, is up in recent months. joel naroff said, with the holidays behind us, look at shoppers leaving the malls. are they empty handed or still carrying several bags? and paint prices. it's more than just a fresh coat. it the writing on the wall. more demand for paint and its key ingredients send the prices up. all things to watch for and tonight, the walters say they'll be looking, as they look for more places to travel to. >> we can think about those places we'd like to travel that are still on our bucket list. >> reporter: there are many places still on their bucket list. and you heard the economists there say, while we're not there yet, that the foundation of this recovery is real. watch for those trucks on the interstate, watch for the paint prices. when they start to go up, there's real demand. people are painting the walls. >> okay, the big picture tonight from david muir. thank you, david. >>> and we want to bring you up to date on the eerie sight in china tonight. you know they're battli
of the economy, rose more last year than any te since that housing bubble. prices surging to their highest point in six years. so, is now the time to sell? or will the value keep rising? abc's david muir here right now. david? >> reporter: big questions tonight, diane. and the real estate experts i talked to cede said if the value of your home is completely recovered from the recession, then it might be a great time to sell. not a lot on the market, to a seller's dream. but even if you are not going to sell, economists say these housing numbers tonight are good news for you, too. this spike in home prices unthinkable just two years ago. economists who study prices across 20 american cities tonight revealing they see the biggest increase year to year in more than six years. home values up 5.5%. barbara come ran founded the largest real estate company in new york. >> we haven't seen this in probably seven years. >> reporter: so, what has buyers lining up? those historically low interest rates, still at lows not seen since the early 1970s. >> hi, abc. >> reporter: we first met this family in ann ar
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